One of those days … but I did it. You just do.

Previously: The kids’ washing bucket is overloaded to the point of commandeering the bathroom, and a portion of the hall, it’d been raining for three days straight and the weather, combined with a dose of CBF’d I was suffereing, had prevented not only their washing, but also ours (ie the…

Parent Teacher Interview Fail

Awoke this morning with migraine hangover, which is really bloody annoying as I went to bed last night before the migraine kicked in fully and had a decent sleep. Grumpy up early with an Out Of Normal Routine shift, but have since been advised it is now an Part of…

The problem with smart kids

Finally got time to catch up with Grumpy about … stuff. Mostly the kids. What else do you chat about when you have a few spare minutes? I got him up to date on how they were going. Both reading exceptionally well, both doing well at school in all subjects.…

No, actually, I prefer it the other way around

Parent teacher interviews this afternoon. Hung around at school, because, as was inevitable, the available interview times I had were at a point between not having enough time to go home and come back and hanging around for far too long. I chose the hanging around. Either was was going…